1: Using FL studio or other software to compose directly.2: Humming or playing with an instrument, then interpret into notation.3: Writing on paper by music theory and music sense. I am going to…Continue
"Another non reader/writer! Snap. Always interesting the workarounds we have to do.I'm terrible for fiddling with instruments - not a bad thing in itself, but if I decide to watch something or a film and just commit to it, I'll almost…"
"Agree, taking a quite hike, playing tennis or something relaxing helps me get my creative juices flowing again. I took an online course by a famous hollywood music writer once - his suggestion to break such blocks is to sit in front of ur…"
For me the most optimal path (from a tune in my head to something in my DAW) is to work out the song on my piano. Once I am familiar with it, I switch to my DAW (Sonar) and lay down the structure and work from there. I cant read or write music,…"
"Do you play piano by itself, or keyboard into software? If you feel blocked you could just take a break, listen to some other music, all the cliches. If you're confident with piano I'd stick to it as your main tool, but I can't play…"
"The best way to start is probably the way you know, unless you have absolutely no knowledge of any method you described and are asking the best way. I use Logic to compose directly, or work out things on guitar and then enter into Logic, using piano…"
1: Using FL studio or other software to compose directly.2: Humming or playing with an instrument, then interpret into notation.3: Writing on paper by music theory and music sense. I am going to write some simple new age piano music, which way do you recommend for me to start.What's your music style and how do you usually write songs?See More